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A Chicago parking pay and display box (Credit: CBS)

Three Weeks Into New Year, Parking Meter Rates Still Frozen

Parking meter rates were supposed to increase Jan. 1 in Chicago, but so far, not one meter has been changed to the new rates, which would make downtown meter parking the most expensive in North America.

WBBM Newsradio–01/22/2013

Stack of cash (CBS)

New Year Brings New Fees In Chicago

The city’s parking meters, Chicago area water rates, cigarettes, license plates — all are getting more expensive this year.

12/31/2012

Parking Meter Pay Box

Chicago Parking Meter Rates About To Go Up For 5th Year In A Row

Another year, another rate hike for Chicago’s parking meters. Starting next Tuesday, parking meters in downtown Chicago will have the most expensive downtown parking rates in North America.

12/26/2012

Tollway

New Year Brings Higher Tolls, More Expensive Parking

The New Year is bringing pain in the pocketbook for a lot of Chicagoans, because of a list of higher fees for everything from parking to tolls.

WBBM Newsradio–01/01/2012

A Chicago parking pay and display box (Credit: CBS)

Parking Meter Rates Set To Rise Again In 2012

For the fourth consecutive year, parking meter rates in Chicago are about to go up under the city’s maligned 75-year lease of its parking meters.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2011

Downtown Parking Lot

Chicagoans Pay Some Of Nation’s Highest Parking Rates

Chicago’s parking rates rank among the highest in the nation, both for daily and monthly parking.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011

A Chicago parking pay and display box (Credit: CBS)

Let The Sticker Shock Begin

The company that leases Chicago’s streetside parking spaces has already begun implementing a scheduled rate hike, starting with the most expensive zones.

01/03/2011